Jackson JSON Processor Wiki

Inspired by the quality and variety of XML tooling available for the Java platform (StAX, JAXB, etc.), the Jackson is a multi-purpose Java library for processing JSON data format. Jackson aims to be the best possible combination of fast, correct, lightweight, and ergonomic for developers.


First things first:


After introduction, you may want to know who is already using Jackson for production work:

Get it!

And then it may be time to check Jackson out:

Download page has the artifacts (jars, sources) you need; specifically, 2.2 which is the latest official version.


In addition to the core project pages (listed above), there are numerous extensions that provide additional functionality and support for third-party libraries and data types:

Bug reports and requests for new features are handled via:

More to Learn

And if (when!) this all looks good, there is plenty more to learn:


Beyond these first steps, you may want to investigate these resources:


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